“Film Development to Distribution” Legal and Business Pitfalls to Avoid

A Networking Event for Writers, Producers and Directors with Attorney Hal “Corky” Kessler

About the Event

Do you have a script or project you are seeking funding for to produce? Or do you have a finished film and seeking distribution? Or are you a writer, producer or director wanting to know more about film financing, tax incentives, distribution, as well as other legal and business aspects of filmmaking? If so, this is an intimate event that you do not want to miss! All participants will have an opportunity to ask questions directly to the speaker!

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Westside Pavilion
Community Room B (near Landmark Theaters)
10800 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA, 90064

About the Speaker

Hal “Corky” Kessler has extensive entertainment law, corporate and worldwide entertainment industry experience. Corky has developed, packaged and executive produced feature films, theatre projects and television projects, including “The Sum of Us,” starring Russell Crowe, which won the Australian Academy Award for Best Film and most currently “Certifiably Jonathan” starring Jonathan Winters, Robin Williams, Howie Mandel, Rob Reiner, Jim Carrey, Sara Silverman, and others.


Cory has also assembled winning teams for more than 30 entertainment and other business ventures. He has represented several authors and negotiated publishing deals with several major publishers, including Random House and Doubleday. Corky regularly speaks on the business and legal aspects of feature film development and tax incentives in connection with the entertainment industry. Corky has successfully worked with governors and U.S. Congressmen in several states to implement new laws and federal tax incentives for investments in qualifying film and television projects, which led to Sections 181 and 199 of The American Jobs Creation Act of 2004. Corky has also authored a reference book covering such federal and state tax incentives.


 Space is very limited!
Use the special link below, and get 15% OFF! That’s just $38.25 (normally $45!) for an evening with top film business expert Hal Kessler!
Advance RSVP only, as space is very limited.  Use the special link below to get your discount:

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